The college bookstore partners with Herff Jones to offer regalia rental packages to graduates.
The bookstore partners with Herff Jones to offer rental packages. The last day to rent regalia was Tuesday, March 14, 2023. If you missed the deadline, please email the bookstore with your name, height, weight, and whether you are graduating with a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science.
The regalia rental package (cap with tassel, hood, and gown) is covered by the commencement fee.
In addition to regalia rentals, graduates and their families are welcome to purchase graduation announcements and diploma frames through the Herff Jones website as well.
Regalia rental package includes:
One black academic gown (graduates return their gowns)
One mortarboard (graduates keep their caps)
One tri-color tassel - red, old gold, and black (graduates keep their tassels)
One hood - white edging for arts or yellow edging for science (graduates return their hoods)
Regalia Pick-up and Drop-off Instructions:
Graduates can pick up their regalia at Bear Necessities for Graduates on Friday, April 21 in Lower Wismer.
NOTE: If you are unable to attend the Bear Necessities, please contact the bookstore to arrange a pickup time during their regular business hours. This option will only be available after April 21.
Graduates must return their regalia (gowns and hoods only) by 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 13 at the bookstore located in the Schellhase Commons.